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Really nice and well presented gardens

Large and well designed gardens with extensive planting, pleasant walks and interesting landmarks... read more

Reviewed 11 December 2018
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Lovely gardens especially in spring or summer when everything is blooming. So many different... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
Anne R
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20 acres of extensive gardens featuring over 7,000 different varieties of flowers, shrubs and trees. One of the largest gardens in Northern England if woodland and parkland are excluded.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Common Lane | Warthill, York YO19 5XS, England
+44 1904 488800
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Reviewed 11 December 2018

Large and well designed gardens with extensive planting, pleasant walks and interesting landmarks and sculpture. Not the cheapest visit but an excellent afternoon out for those able to walk the distance involved.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank CremolaFoam
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Lovely gardens especially in spring or summer when everything is blooming. So many different flowers and trees at one place

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Anne R
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Everything was over in September, except for the dedicated Sept garden. Still pleased I went but will need to return to see the colour. Also found directions extremely confusing around the actual garden which, for those of us who have difficulty walking, made things quite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank zebulon186336
Reviewed 20 October 2018

A colleague had recommended Breezy Knees to me as she knew my dad uses a wheelchair and that the site is pretty good on accessibility. So we enjoyed a lovely walk around the various gardens - much of the site has good hard paths which...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank EH-in-York
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Fantastic gardens and an abundance of plants and flowers. Very interesting and wonderful. For all age groups. Children will have a gr8 e at time

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ann S
Reviewed 30 September 2018

We just loved it here. So many different gardens in one place. I would recommend it to everyone. With a good tea room for hot and cold food.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank FaithyLambert
Reviewed 23 September 2018

It's not often you laugh at garden centre notices, but the ones at Breezy Knees are so funny ( intentionally) Although it was mid September when we called in by chance, the garden was awesome. Not sure what to expect, we totally enchanted by it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Linda R
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Went for the first time in September. Now planning to go again next year at least three times to catch the different flowerings of the various gardens on offer.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 462melvynt
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Visited on a sunny but windy day which is apt it being called breezy knees. The gardens were beautiful and we'll set out had a nice lunch as well. Wish we had more time to walk round.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank _judithwebster91
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Visited Breezy Knees garden today and was delighted to walk round the beautifully planted and varied areas. At every turn, directed by a map provided at the ticket desk, another wondrous sight. Need a return visit as didn’t have enough energy to cover the whole...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Lynne B
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Andrea M
28 June 2018|
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Response from colin p | Property representative |
Yes we have wheelchairs to borrow, but it is always best to reserve one a day or so before your visit to guarantee it will be available on the day.
Sally H
21 June 2018|
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Response from flo789 | Reviewed this property |
No there isn’t
18 April 2018|
Response from Sarah A | Reviewed this property |
yes there are plenty of places I recommend the conifer garden or the pond area or you could sit by the waterfall